Job ID: 236730353

Job Summary
Employment Type
Full Time
Years Experience
1 - 3 years
Job Description


SPCA Cincinnati has been in existence and caring for animals for 146 years.  Our veterinarians work to improve health and wellbeing of the animals in our shelter.  They diagnose, treat, and research medical conditions and diseases of our animals. 

The commitment we make to our animals allows our veterinarian to practice the full spectrum of medicine and to follow up with cases.  We are looking for a veterinarian who enjoys practicing quality medicine while in the fast paced shelter environment. 

Our Shelter Veterinarian is responsible for the medical staff supervision and most administrative duties, as well as a group of experienced technicians.  We also enjoy a close working relationship with an emergency and specialty practice less than a mile away.

Our medical department is equipped with a variety of medical equipment, including surgical tools, digital x-ray, ultrasound machine, dental cleaning, and cold laser equipment. 

Hospital responsibilities include:

  • Orchestrating medical care primarily of cats, dogs, and includes other animals that may come into our care.
  • Spay/neuter surgeries.
  • Other surgeries including but not limited to amputations, enucleations, mass removals cystotomy, etc.
  • Working collaboratively with other departments for the best outcome of each animal.
  • Supporting humane investigation cases/cruelty
  • Development of SOP’s
  • Disease outbreak management


  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM or VMD)
  • Eligible to be license to practice veterinary medicine in the state of Ohio. (We will pay fees.)
  • Current DEA license for controlled substances (We will pay for renewal fees.)
  • Willingness and ability to work hours necessary for successful organizational operations including coverage on some weekends, holidays, and evenings.


  • Health/Vision/Dental Benefits
  • 403 (b) available
  • Licensing expenses
  • Continuing education expenses
  • Professional organizations memberships (AVMA, OVMA, CVMA)
  • Paid Time Off – holidays, sick time, vacation
  • Free and confidential employee assistance program
  • Free life insurance
  • Being part of a life-saving team that makes a difference every day!

Job Information:

  • Location Cincinnati
  • Position Title: Shelter Veterinarian
  • Company Name:  SPCA Cincinnati
  • Job Function: Veterinarian
  • Job Type: Full Time


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